Colorado Experience

Jewish Pioneers

Season 2 Episode 212 | 26m 39s

Without the innovative thinking of Otto Mears, Southwest Colorado may still be a maze of dirt roads and windy passes. He was one of many Jewish Coloradans who left a mark on the state. From the philanthropists behind National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, to the father of Denver theater, discover the achievements and advancements made by Colorado’s Jewish population.

Aired: 01/08/15

Rating: NR

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